Functional Medicine is defined as the practice of medicine that reaffirms the importance of
the relationship between practitioner and patient. It focuses on the whole person, is informed by evidence, and makes use of all appropriate therapeutic approaches, healthcare professionals and disciplines to achieve optimal health and healing.
Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine definition of Integrative Medicine.
What Does This Mean For You?
Functional Medicine determines how and why illness occurs and restores health by addressing the root causes of disease for each individual. Instead of treating symptoms, we will work together to address the core of the issue.
Together, we will focus on identifying health as a positive vitality-not merely the absence of disease.
- You get to have a voice
- More time with Health Professional
- Personalized treatment plan
This is not a one-way relationship. You are involved. As a provider, I literally can’t do this without you!